Three Rivers Park District

Seasonal Forestry Worker

Location
District Nursery, Hanover, Minnesota
Salary
$10.00 - $11.00 Hourly
Posted
Feb 27, 2012
Closes
Mar 14, 2012
Category
Construction
Employment Status
Seasonal
Job Type
Seasonal

Description
Under direction, performs routine forestry tasks, including harvesting, planting, landscape restoration, shade tree disease control, and plant maintenance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Under direction, performs nursery operation work such as tree and shrub harvesting and planting, weeding, watering, mulching, and other plant material maintenance activities. Operates equipment such as pickup trucks, small dump trucks, cargo vans, small tractors, mowers, and nursery cultivation equipment. Performs building maintenance at nursery office, greenhouse, headhouse, cold storage, and other structures within the nursery compound.

Qualifications
At least 18 years of age. Valid Class D Minnesota Driver's License upon appointment. Previous Three Rivers Park District experience preferred.

Selection Procedure
A fully completed Three Rivers Park District Online Application must be received by Human Resources.  
 Applications will be evaluated on the basis of relevant experience and training. The top group of applicants will be invited to participate in further job screening.  
Final appointment is contingent upon the applicant passing a background investigation including a criminal history search. Costs of the background will be paid for by Three Rivers Park District.

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